SuSE 11.3 Security Update : net-snmp (SAT Patch Number 9015)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73511


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


The net-snmp remote service received security and bugfixes :

- A remote denial of service flaw in Linux implementation of ICMP-MIB has been fixed. (CVE-2014-2284)

- snmptrapd could have crashed when using a trap with empty community string. This has been fixed.

- The AgentX subagent of net-snmp could have been stalled when a manager sent a multi-object request with a different number of subids. (CVE-2014-2310)


Apply SAT patch number 9015.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73511

File Name: suse_11_libsnmp15-140314.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/04/15

Modified: 2014/04/21

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsnmp15, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:libsnmp15-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:net-snmp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:perl-SNMP, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:snmp-mibs, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2284, CVE-2014-2285, CVE-2014-2310